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Hyperlink is one of the important key aspects of Search Engine Optimization (SEO). You need to add links to the texts. Converting texts into links is also called anchor text in Search Engine Optimization (SEO). I have seen bloggers adding link into WordPress editor. But, this does not work. In this article, I will show you to create an hyperlink in WordPress editor.
Practices To Avoid:-
WordPress doesn’t create an automatic hyperlink on adding the link to the article.
Avoid pasting the link into the editor. It is a non-clickable link. But, in this article, I’ll explain to you how to make a word a link so that it’s clickable for your readers.
Step 1: Highlight The Text
Insert link under highlighted text. You can select one or more words to convert it into a link.
Step 2: Click On Link Icon
As mentioned earlier, highlight the text and click on the link icon to add the link to the word.
Step 3: Convert A Word Into A Link
Now, the next step is to paste the link and convert a word into a link.
Once you have pasted the link, press the ENTER key.
You are done!
These were three simple steps to make a text a link in WordPress.
Avoid pasting the link in the editor. This will create confusion for your readers and may lead to miscommunication.
Follow these three steps and you can make a link clickable in word.
1. Select the text you want to highlight
2. Select the insert link button and
3. Paste the link under the text
4. You’re done
Always place good amount of internal links and external links in your article. Also, you need to maintain the keyword density of the article. Make sure you don’t over optimize the article. This will grow your search engine visibility and help you rank faster.